Definition of 'potted'
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Apart from the potted history, the programme also ponders the reasons for their success. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Apart from the potted history, the programme also ponders the reasons for their success. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Has success come as easily as this potted biography suggests? Times, Sunday Times (2011)This one was a potted history of Bournemouth. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The Other can be read as an uncritical potted history of multiculturalism. The Times Literary Supplement (2009)She was receiving a delightful potted history of a handful of her family's objects. The Sun (2014)While you were fetching more potted meat he offered me a strange rolled-up cigarette. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There was also a potted biography of his 47 years. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The potted biography is the impressive resume of a former temp who rose to become one of the most powerful women in business. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It contains a potted biography, stressing the adulation and the good works. Times, Sunday Times (2006)If you can keep it cool in the summer heat, take some potted fish. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The Trees must be planted or potted into large containers on arrival. The Sun (2013)Choosing a container Indoor bulbs are usually potted up in containers without drainage holes. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This section in itself is a splendid potted history of changing tastes in illustration and changing attitudes to the Victorians. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In the process, it delivers a potted history of Bollywood. Times, Sunday Times (2006)For those of you who don't know, here is a potted history. Times, Sunday Times (2007)On the back you can still make out the contents list: potted meat, prunes and golden syrup. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We don't get anything like enough potted fish, but better yet was the smoked eel and horseradish sandwich. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Tender summer fruits including aubergine, peppers and tomatoes have been potted into larger containers and stood against a south-facing fence. The Sun (2014)
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